JFR speaks at the Mining Philippines 2015 International Conference

Market Group (MG) 7 and SGV Resources Head Jimmy del Rosario (JFR) served as one of the panelists in a focus group discussion during the recently concluded Mining Philippines 2015 International Conference and Exhibition held at Solaire Resort and Casino from 15-17 September 2015. Together with other resource speakers, JFR shared his thoughts on the topic entitled “Mining Taxation in ASEAN: Analyzing Philippine Competitiveness.”

Anchored on the theme, “Building from the Ground Up: The Role of Mining in Global Development,” the three-day conference featured discussions on policy, business, taxation, technology, corporate social responsibility, environment and other concerns faced by the Philippine mining industry. Distinguished guests who participated in the discussions included mining practitioners, incumbent and former cabinet members, local government officials, congressmen and senators, academicians, and renowned experts from local and international organizations.

Attended by more than 150 delegates, the Mining Philippines 2015 International Conference and Exhibition served as the industry platform where international and local mining players, investors, policy makers, and stakeholders met, connected and discussed updates, issues and opportunities in the Philippine mining sector.

MG 7 partners Peps Zabat and Len Layug, and Senior Director Junerly Sy also attended the conference.